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 (prō-rāt′, prō′rāt′)
v. pro·rat·ed, pro·rat·ing, pro·rates
To divide, distribute, or assess proportionately.
To settle affairs on the basis of proportional distribution.

[From pro rata.]

pro·rat′a·ble adj.
pro·ra′tion n.
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Noun1.proration - the proportional limitation of production or distribution of something (e.g. crude oil or natural gas) to some fractional part of the total capacity of each producer
coordination - the regulation of diverse elements into an integrated and harmonious operation
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Shareholders who owned fewer than 100 shares of CBS Class B common stock, or an "odd lot" of such shares, and who validly tendered all of their shares, were not subject to proration in accordance with the terms of the exchange offer.
As dealer manager, Deutsche Bank determined the final purchase price at which the Master Fund will purchase shares in the offer and the final proration factor.
Lockheed Martin announced today a final proration factor of approximately 8.
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I begin with a demonstration that an efficient reward structure requires strict proration of articles so that the shares of rewards to coauthors sum to the reward that would be provided to a single-authored paper.
That could potentially leave districts under proration for only a few months.
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Because the number of shares tendered exceeds the number of shares accepted for purchase, the proration factor for non-odd lot holders participating in the tender offer is approximately 12.
Use of either the proration approach or new partner full-inclusion approach produces significantly different tax results for the selling and new partners.
All shares validly tendered and not validly withdrawn by eligible odd-lot shareholders who requested not to be subject to proration have been accepted.